Episode 35: WIPs in the closet

Have you ever discovered a wip that you forgot about and when you discovered it, you had to wonder “What was I thinking”

Rachel joins me again and it seems that she is fast becoming a regular co-host

Works in Progress

Rachel’s socks in Opal Hundertwasser are the last ones that needed finishing for the spring into socks KAL that The Bakery Bears and KnickKnits are hosting.

I am working on Waves on the Sand cowl by Pearl of the Pacific in yarn from Yarn Stash PMB don’t forget her 25% off sale until 15 May

Finished Objects

My Easter Painted Eggs socks are finished, yarn by Hartlam for Sally (wooldiaries) and my year of socks club.

I finished another Log Cabin Blanket square
I am following the instructions by Very Pink

Tau by Melanie Berg
Yarn Nurturing Fibres super twist sock yarn is on hold still

Sylvi did not get attention this week as I tried to finish the socks. Yarn is StyleCraft Special Aran with Wool

Caleb’s socks for the KAL are finished, I am so very proud of him, he knit them out of Opal Hundertwasser

Aquisitions

We got a lot of great mail this week

My cute Moose pouch from Sally’s Yarn Bling shop I just love this notions pouch so much

Sue knitted my mom a Handbrake cowl

Em from Electric Carnation sent a spindle and yarn for Rachel

We got hats and washcloths from Leandre and extra yarn
Hats and washcloths from Rachel’s friend Tamsin and her Mom
Washcloths and little gifts for each of us from Claudia in Germany

Winter is coming KAL

Winter is coming shawl KAL
The pattern is 40% off until the end of April with the code: GoT
You have until 21 June to knit the shawl and enter it in the thread to be in with a chance to win some prizes.

The most amazing of which is a ball of gradient dyed Yarn from Twisted Fiber Art
It changed from black, through grey to light grey/white

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Other prizes include:
A pattern from my collection of the winners choice
Any pattern of the winners choice up to the value of $7

So come along and join the fun.

My Very embarrassing wip from 15-20 years ago. Does anyone else have something as bad to share so I don’t feel silly all on my own.

Thanks for watching
Happy Knitting
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